Tribal Welfare

Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare: Madras HC unhappy over 'functioning' of officials

The State-level scrutiny committee takes its own time, in some cases more than 20 years to complete the enquiry, the court noted.

published on : 12th November 2022

Tribal students protest transfer of popular headmaster in Telangana

The students, some of whom were crying inconsolably, also pleaded with their beloved ‘guru’ not to leave their school.

published on : 8th November 2022

14-yr-old tribal boy hangs self in Telangana

Meanwhile, the students said that Shailender’s younger brother and about six more students from their thanda were studying in Class 6 in the same school. 

published on : 3rd November 2022

Ensure girls enrol for UG: Tribal welfare department to HMs

Dept to reach out to kin & urge them to let girls pursue higher edu

published on : 8th August 2022

Sports training for tribal children in Kallakurichi's Kalrayan hills  

According to official sources, about 150 students will be trained for free in athletics including long jump, shot put, and relay; rope gymnastics; volleyball; kabbadi; and in traditional sports.

published on : 28th June 2022

Rs 265 crore fund meant for tribal welfare in Tamil Nadu sent back to Centre, other departments

The Directorate of Tribal Welfare noted Rs 77.7 crore of the returned amount was diverted to the forest department, while Rs 58.17 crore were diverted to the rural development department.

published on : 1st June 2022

Officials told to have contingency plans for water, power in tribal areas

Tribal Welfare Minister Satyavathi Rathod instructed officials of ITDA Utnoor and Bhadrachalam, to ensure that there is no shortage of drinking water and electricity in agency areas.

published on : 30th April 2022

Tribals association urge CM Stalin to scrap de-notified community certification

Members of the De-notified Tribes Welfare Association submitted a petition to Collector S Aneesh Sekhar during the grievance redressal meeting on Monday.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Rs 927.61 crores allotted for Adi Dravidars sent back?

The Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare department has returned a whopping Rs 927.61 crore from the total funds allocated to it, to the State government over the last five years.

published on : 21st March 2022